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All about listings - overview

Whether you want to make some extra cash, clear out some unwanted items from around the house, or even start a business, it's easy to start selling on eBay.

Our guides below will help you get started and provide more details on our different listing formats and features, as well as how you'll get paid after you've made a sale.

  1. Getting started
  2. Creating your listing
  3. Managing your listing

Getting started

All about selling
Find out how to set up your eBay seller account, whether you're new to our site, or already have a buyer account.

Free listings
Learn about free listings on eBay, and how many you'll receive each month.

Selling limits
eBay adjusts selling limits based on both your sales volume and feedback. Learn where to find your selling limit and how to request a limit increase.


Creating your listing

Creating listings
Creating a listing is the first step in getting your item in front of buyers. We have a range of features to help make sure your listings stand out.

Selling with Buy It Now
With Buy It Now listings, you set a fixed price so buyers can purchase your item immediately.

Selling through auctions
In eBay auctions, you set a starting price and potential buyers bid on your item. The highest bidder wins.

Selling internationally
Grow your business by making your items available to international buyers.

Getting paid for items you've sold
Learn how payouts work when you're an eBay seller.

Selling with classified ads
Discover how eBay Classified Ads work and why they're different from other listings on eBay.

Selling with the eBay app
Learn how to use eBay's mobile app to create and edit listings on the go.

Listing tips
Learn more about our advanced listing tools and features.


Managing your listings

Revising a listing
Learn what changes you can make to your live listings, and when you can make them.

Relisting items
Find out how to revise a listing you've already created.

Ending a listing
Learn more about when you can end a listing early and how to do it.

Finding your sold items
Learn how to find items you're selling or have sold on eBay.

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